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on October 15, 2020

JBS parent company pleads guilty in bribery cases

Agreements reached with U.S. Department of Justice, Securities and Exchange Commission yield fines in excess of $283 million

J&F Investimentos, a Brazil-based investment company that owns meat and poultry company JBS, has agreed to pay a criminal monetary penalty of US$256,497,026 to resolve the  investigation into violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), the  U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced. 

At the same time, J&F and JBS…

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